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A woman standing in front of Tak immigration checkpoint in Mae Sot, Tak province in northern Thailand. Photo: EPA
07 October 2016
A foreign national was charged with providing shelter to illegal Myanmar migrant workers...
Indonesian Airforce jet fighters fly over during celebrations marking the 71th anniversary of Indonesia's Independence Day at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, 17 August 2016. Photo: EPA
06 October 2016
The Indonesian air force Thursday held a major exercise around its islands in the South...
05 October 2016
Myanmar monks have joined an important international Buddhist gathering in India.
Student activist Joshua Wong, seen here in Hong Kong. Photo: EPA
05 October 2016
Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong has been detained on arrival in junta-run...
US Marines are seen here following the firing of High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARs) during joint military exercises at Crow Valley in the town of Capas, Tarlac province, Philippines, 14 April 2016. Photo: Francis R. Malasig/EPA
04 October 2016
The Philippines and the United States launch war games on Tuesday against the unusual...
04 October 2016
Mekong Migration Network (MMN) and SEA Junction are presenting Beyond “Tolerance”: Living...
TIGYIT is the first coal-fired station in Myanmar with the installed capacity of 2X60MW. Photo: China National Heavy Machinery Corporation
03 October 2016
The World Bank is indirectly financing a boom in some of Asia's dirtiest coal-fired power...
Rethinking policy? - Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) during a state visit to Beijing 19 August 2016. Photo: EPA
03 October 2016
Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi visited China and the US in August and...
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during a press conference prior to his departure for Vietnam at the Manila International Airport in Pasay City, south of Manila, Philippines, 28 September 2016. Photo: EPA
30 September 2016
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday drew a parallel between his deadly crime...
Elderly women and a mother and her child leaving a session on family focus groups at a refugee camps in Mae Hong Son province of Thailand. Photo: Nick Jones/Jesuit Refugee Service
30 September 2016
Thai and Myanmar authorities are registering Myanmar refugees who fled to Mae Hong Son...
Filipino marines on maneuvers during a mock 'beach assault' scenario as part of the US-Philippines joint military exercises in the town of Ternate, Cavite province, south of Manila, Philippines, 11 May 2014. Photo: Francis R. Malasig/EPA
30 September 2016
US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter on Thursday said America's alliance with the...
Migrant workers on a fishing boat in Mae Klong district, Samut Songkhram province, Thailand, 07 May 2015. Photo: EPA
30 September 2016
The Confederation of Trade Unions Myanmar (CTUM) has called for adopting a specific law...

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